Author: Sarah Perez

In push for more live video, Twitter officially announces the Producer API

Confirming earlier reports by The Information and here at TechCrunch, Twitter officially announced the launch of a new tool for live video aimed larger media.. – TechCrunch

March 21st, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Apple’s learn-to-code app Swift Playgrounds adds 5 more languages

Along with the reveal of a new 9.7-inch iPad and new red iPhone, Apple also announced today that its learn-to-code app Swift Playgrounds is now available in.. – TechCrunch

March 21st, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Google redesigns its mobile app and website with tappable search shortcuts

Google this morning announced a redesign for its iOS and Android search application, as well as its Google.com site on the mobile web, which now includes.. – TechCrunch

March 21st, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Apple’s learn to code app Swift Playgrounds adds 5 more languages

Along with the reveal of a new 9.7-inch iPad and new red iPhone, Apple also announced today that its learn-to-code app Swift Playgrounds is now available in.. – TechCrunch

March 21st, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Google Maps lets you record your parking location, time left at the meter

Google Maps has just added a handy feature that will help users remember where they parked. This appears as a new menu option when you tap the blue dot, and.. – TechCrunch

March 20th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Fam raises $1.8 million for its iMessage-based group video chat app

The iMessage App Store may have its struggles, but one app aimed at bringing group video chat into the iMessage experience is reportedly taking off… – TechCrunch

March 20th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Ebay takes on Amazon with guaranteed 3-day delivery on 20 million items

In response to the growing threat of Amazon and its annual Prime membership program, eBay this morning announced a new program of its own that will offer.. – TechCrunch

March 20th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Facebook rolls out seasonal greetings at the top of the News Feed

Facebook’s News Feed is getting a little more colorful today. Its “Goodwill” team – which is behind efforts like Friends Day and various messages at the top.. – TechCrunch

March 20th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Amazon will now tell Prime members what to wear via a new “Outfit Compare” feature

Amazon has been steadily pushing its way into fashion over the past several years, with investments in its own private labels – from workwear to.. – TechCrunch

March 17th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Apple gives indie gamers a permanent home on the App Store

Breaking into the App Store can be difficult enough, but for small-time mobile game developers it’s even more of a challenge as they go up against.. – TechCrunch

March 17th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

ABC News’ app adds support for multi-stream viewing on Apple TV

News junkies, rejoice. ABC News is rolling out an updated Apple TV application, live today, which makes the news division the first to offer a simultaneous.. – TechCrunch

March 16th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Hulu teases its Live TV service’s features including real-time alerts, DVR, simultaneous streams & more

Hulu’s live TV service is just around the corner, and will enter a competitive market where rivals like AT&T’s DirecTV NOW, Dish’s Sling TV, Sony’s.. – TechCrunch

March 16th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Hulu teases its Live TV service’s features including real-time alerts, DVR, simultaneous streams & more

Hulu’s live TV service is just around the corner, and will enter a competitive market where rivals like AT&T’s DirecTV NOW, Dish’s Sling TV, Sony’s.. – TechCrunch

March 16th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Amazon adds Alexa to its main shopping app

Amazon’s virtual assistant just got a much wider audience. The company announced it’s integrating Alexa into its main shopping app on iPhone, starting today.. – TechCrunch

March 16th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Hulu teases its Live TV service’s features including real-time alerts, DVR, simultaneous streams & more

Hulu’s live TV service is just around the corner, and will enter a competitive market where rivals like AT&T’s DirecTV NOW, Dish’s Sling TV, Sony’s.. – TechCrunch

March 16th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Six months in, iMessage App Store growth slows as developers lose interest

When the iMessage App Store first launched, its was touted as the next big platform for apps – a new way for developers to gain users and make money, and was.. – TechCrunch

March 16th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Google introduces Family Link, its own parental control software for Android

Google has just one-upped Apple on mobile in a significant way: today the company today announced the launch of Family Link, an application for parents that.. – TechCrunch

March 16th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

McDonald’s begins testing Mobile Order & Pay ahead of nationwide launch

McDonald’s began testing mobile ordering and payments on Wednesday in select U.S. markets — the first to receive the technology as part of a pilot test aimed.. – TechCrunch

March 15th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

McDonald’s begins testing Mobile Order & Pay ahead of nationwide launch

McDonald’s began testing mobile ordering and payments on Wednesday in select U.S. markets – the first to receive the technology as part of a pilot test aimed.. – TechCrunch

March 15th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Teen quiz app Wishbone hacked, users’ emails and phone numbers exposed

Check your kid’s phone for this app, ASAP: Wishbone, a popular quiz app for kids, tweens and teens, has been hacked, according to a report from Motherboard.. – TechCrunch

March 15th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

McDonald’s begins testing Mobile Order & Pay ahead of nationwide launch

McDonald’s began testing mobile ordering and payments on Wednesday in select U.S. markets – the first to receive the technology as part of a pilot test aimed.. – TechCrunch

March 15th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

McDonald’s begins testing Mobile Order & Pay ahead of nationwide launch

McDonald’s began testing mobile ordering and payments on Wednesday in select U.S. markets – the first to receive the technology as part of a pilot test aimed.. – TechCrunch

March 15th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Twitter adds lacrosse to its live streamed sports lineup

Twitter today announced another content partnership to bring more live-streamed sports to its social network – this time, with the National Lacrosse League,.. – TechCrunch

March 15th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Facebook’s new “Town Hall” feature helps you find and contact your government reps

In Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s nearly 6,000-word manifesto published last month, he laid out a number of global ambitions he had for the social network in.. – TechCrunch

March 15th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

VICE is the latest to produce original shows for Snapchat, starting with a dating series

Like Twitter, Snapchat’s pitch is that it’s more than just a social sharing and messaging app – it’s a place to consume media, too. Today, the company is.. – TechCrunch

March 14th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

You can now send and request money in Gmail on Android

Google Wallet has been integrated into Gmail on the web since 2013, but today Google is rolling out a new integration on mobile. Starting today, users of the.. – TechCrunch

March 14th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Delivery management platform Bringg raises $10 million to help any business take on Amazon

Bringg, a startup taking advantage of the shift toward faster, more transparent on-demand delivery, has raised an additional $10 million in Series B funding,.. – TechCrunch

March 14th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

New iPad models being tested around Cupertino, logs show

Several new iPad models have been spotted being tested in Cupertino and nearby locations, according to mobile marketing firm Fiksu – potentially confirming.. – TechCrunch

March 13th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

YouTube launches Uptime, an experimental app for watching videos with friends

Looking to turn watching YouTube videos into a more social experience, a team from Google’s internal incubator, Area 120, have launched Uptime, an app that.. – TechCrunch

March 13th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch

Pandora’s on-demand music service finally arrives

Pandora’s long-awaited alternative to Spotify has arrived today. The company this morning announced the debut of a new paid tier to its streaming service.. – TechCrunch

March 13th, 2017 Tech News, TechCrunch